Wednesday, August 10, 2005

Another -- Pablo Neruda

(translated by William O'Daly)

From so often traveling in a region
not charted in books
I grew accustomed to stubborn lands
where nobody ever asked me
whether I like lettuces
or if I prefer mint
like the elephants devour.
And from offering no answers,
I have a yellow heart.

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